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Masterclass Discussions

This Masterclass Webinar replay is a fantastic opportunity for you to explore the research behind scanning and awareness in football with Dave Eldridge, UEFA A licensed coach & lecturer at Chichester University in England. “I spend the entire 90 minutes...

Masterclass Discussions

In this PDP webinar replay, we facilitate a discussion on how we can better develop midfielder players. Hosted by PDP Co-Founder, Dave Wright, this conversation includes PDP Technical Advisor, Dan Wright & PDP Coaching Advisor, James Coutts. Our panel of...

Masterclass Discussions

In this Player Development Project webinar replay, the PDP team present a webinar focussed on building possession and in particular, switching play. Hosted by Dave Wright with guest experts Dan Wright & James Coutts, we bring you a presentation with...

Q&A Videos

The question this week comes from Paul via email; Paul asks, “Should possession practices be directional?”   Additional Resources Ebook: Coaching Fundamentals: Six Steps to Creating Quality Youth Soccer Training Sessions Your Players Will Love. PDP Session Plan Library Your...

Session Plans
Q&A Videos

The question this week comes from Daniel: “How can I better teach my players to move off the ball in order to dominate possession?“   Additional video & reading Session Plan Library PDP Magazine: The Perfect Storm – Mark Upton...

Q&A Videos

The question this week comes from Spence: “Is it ever too late to teach your players to play out from the back?  Particularly when you’re leading a team of mixed ability.  Can the players catch up on this concept?“  ...

The Blog

Possession has become a huge trend in football coaching. But are we educating our young players to retain the ball well enough? Is our practice design representative of the game? PDP Technical Advisor, Dan Wright discusses how we can help...